on Make a Living Writing:
Greeting cards, by their nature, are meant to be displayed. Some of them feature art so gorgeous, you could put them in a frame and hang them on your wall.
So if your visual arts abilities are less “Thomas Kinkade” and more “juice-box-addled toddler who’s only half paying attention to what he’s doing,” then it may not even have occurred to you that there’s a place for your talents in the greeting card industry.
That’s where you’d be wrong.
Even if you think Adobe is a spice you buy at Whole Foods, there are a few greeting card companies that accept work from freelance writers — no artistic talents needed.
Our guide below covers everything you need to know about freelance greeting card writing jobs, including how much you can make, which companies are looking for writers, how to land the gigs, and more.